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The Dawson Motel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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4.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewscoastal walkwayshort walk to restaurantsspacious studio unitclean modern roomspowerful showeradjoining roomsunlimited wifigreat place to staysea viewgreat cafescleaning staffheat pumpawesome stayquiet at nightcomfy bedgreat roomspleasant stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely motel with easy walking distance to shops and great restaurants. Very comfortable, clean and spacious studio unit. Would definitely stay again. Friendly and helpful check in. Close to coastal walkway.More

Thank sharonmartin2016
Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review on The Dawson Motel. We are very lucky to be in such a short walking distance so many of the wonderful things New Plymouth has to offer. We hope to have you stay with us again Kind Regards, Barb...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spacious units and supremely clean. Great location within easy walking distance to town. Some great cafes nearby along with a veru cool vintagewares shop. Aircon in the room was superb as super quiet. Would stay again.More

Thank Steve G
Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for posting your review on your stay with us at The Dawson Motel! We are very lucky to be in such a great spot being so close to New Plymouth CBD and all it has to offer. We are glad you...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

Wonderful studio unit..Kingsize bed, large room,fabulous bathroom and sooo clean.. A pleasure to stay..Will look forward to staying again in near future. They even give you 'real' milk unlike most hotels/motels these days.More

Thank Gloria74_13
Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 5 December 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review on your stay with us at The Dawson Motel, The staff all appreciate the feedback on the cleanliness of your rooms .Ha ha nothing beats the proper milk! We hope to have you stay with us again Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Very friendly staff from check-in to providing help and information. The motel is central and walking distance to town and the coastal walkway. The amenities were good and the motel very well kept and clean. We'd stay here again.More

Thank JandJ150
Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review on The Dawson Motel, We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. At The Dawson Motel we want all our guests to have the best experience they can while they're in New Plymouth, we are happy to...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

Friendly welcome, excellent unit although the stairs might be difficult for some if on the top level. Close to beach walk and town for food and attractions. Good parking space and easy to locate. Comfortable bed and pillows, spacious bathroom.

Thank Spiderweb2719
Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 26 October 2017

Hi Guys Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Dawson Motel. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed our close proximity to a number of attractions. Kind Regards Barb and Lloyd Butler

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
#1 Family Hotel in New Plymouth
#2 Romantic Hotel in New Plymouth
#4 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
#1 Family Hotel in New Plymouth
#2 Romantic Hotel in New Plymouth
#4 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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"End room 11 ..Easy access for older folk...Still has sea view.."
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"Request a ground floor room if stairs are an issue. We had a room that had a connecting door to cater for..."
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"All rooms are equally good."
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"I prefer upstairs and rooms 22-20 not facing the coast/ocean."
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